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Carenado A42-500 Series Released for FSX & Prepar3D

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After only revealing the aircraft a few short weeks ago, Carenado has released their anticipated A42 500 Series for FSX and Prepar3D.

The included aircraft is the ATR 42-500. The aircraft itself saw its maiden flight in 1981 and has since seen over 1800 of the type built. With a typical seating layout for 48 passengers and a maximum range of 716nm, it’s a great aircraft for domestic travel.

The aircraft from Carenado features full PBR textures and materials for Prepar3D V4.4 and above, an updatable database from Navigraph, rea; start-up procedures and sounds recorded from the ATR 42-600. In addition, the aircraft features 4K texturing, realistic behaviour for weight and balance and also detailed night lighting.

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Carenado Announces Impending Release of ATR 42-500

In a complete surprise to the community, Carenado has announced they are only days away from releasing their rendition of the ATR 42-500! Previously unannounced, they're informing the community that the ATR is one of their biggest and most ambitious projects thus far, and has been secretly in development for two years. They also mention that they want to take
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Carenado Release B58 Baron for X-Plane 11

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Careando has released their latest X-Plane aircraft, the B58 Baron. The aircraft from Beechcraft first released back in the 1960s and has since gone onto be one of the most popular twin-engined piston aircraft in the world. The still in production aircraft can travel up to 1000 miles at speeds up to 205kts. Carenado have taken the aircraft and created a mid-priced
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Carenado Updates Their King Air B200 for X-Plane 11

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In an announcement on their Facebook page, Carenado has updated their twin prop King Air B200 to version 1.1 for X-Plane 11. As X-Plane 11 is now on build 11.30, Carenado has been busy updating their aircraft to take advantage of the vast array of features available to them. Flight dynamics have been adapted to work with X-Plane's latest physics fixes with
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Carenado Updates Their Saab 340 to Version 1.1

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Popular developers Carenado has updated their Swedish turboprop Saab 340 to version 1.1 for X-Plane 11. Barely two weeks have passed since the first rendition of this aircraft was released and already we have an update. You can read the initial release article here. Included within this patch are fixes for the auto-throttle enabling in VNAV mode whilst in cruise, and
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Carenado Update C172SP Skyhawk for X-Plane 11

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Carenado has released a small update for the C172SP Skyhawk on X-Plane 11. The update has added support for the LibRain plugin and also updated the SASL to version 3.5.1. Furthermore, you can now choose the bezel-free G1000 pop-out and also configure the autopilot to the current ASI when entering FLC mode.

The full update needs to be downloaded from Carenado’s website. Don’t forget to uninstall the previous version before installing the new update.

You can buy the Carenado C172SP Skyhawk for X-Plane 11 on their site for $32.95.

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Carenado Releases Saab 340 for X-Plane 11

Renowned developers, Carenado have released their Saab 340 for X-Plane. Carenado previously released the aircraft for P3D and FSX in April 2018, and they have now made the aircraft available to the X-Plane community too.  The Saab 340 is a Swedish regional turboprop, manufactured throughout the 1980s and 1990s and has seen service with small regional airlines such as Silver
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Alabeo Releases C170B v1.1 Update

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Alabeo has released v1.1 of their C170B for FSX and P3D. This update fixes a handful of minor issues with the plane, and provides a small number of general enhancements to the experience. Alabeo strongly recommends that users re-download the entire product for this update, and perform a clean install by uninstalling the old version of the aircraft, and installing
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Carenado Tease Their Upcoming Saab 340 for X-Plane

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In a Facebook post, Carenado has teased their Saab 340 for X-Plane ahead of the upcoming release. Based on the same aircraft that was released in April last year for P3D and FSX, the S340 will, in the X-Plane market, become a direct competitor to the Leading Edge Simulations Saab 340 that has been around for years and become a
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Carenado Issue Update 1.2 for Dassault Falcon FA50Ex

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Aircraft developers Carenado has issued a new update bringing the Dassault Falcon FA50EX to version 1.2. The small update fixes minor bugs and also the FMS Fuel management information. The information now displays the correct data from all three engines on all pages. If you're looking to update the aircraft from Carenado, you first must uninstall the Dassault Falcon FA50EX
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